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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Prompt in ( চটপটে (উত্তর) ) He is prompt in his answer.
  • Make for ( অগ্রসর হওয়া ) The ship made for England.
  • Comply with ( মেনে নেওয়া ) I shall comply with your request.
  • Obstacle to ( বাধা ) Poverty is often obstacle to higher studies.
  • Lack of ( অভাব ) I have no lack of friends.
  • Look at ( তাকানো ) Look at the moon.

Idioms:

  • Widow's mite ( দরিদ্রর ক্ষুদ্র দান ) A widow's mite is no less important than a large contribution of a rich man.
  • Dead language ( যে ভাষা এখন আর কথ্য নয় ) Sanskrit is a rich language, but it is now a dead language.
  • be bad at ( দক্ষ না হওয়া )
  • By fits and starts ( অনিয়মিত ; মাঝে মাঝে ) He works by fits and starts.
  • Ins and outs ( খুঁটিনাটি সব কিছু ) I know the ins and outs of the matter.
  • In a fix ( মুশকিলে পতিত ) He is in a fix and does not know what to do.